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Author Chen, Katherine Kang-Ning.

Title Enabling creative chaos [electronic resource] : the organization behind the Burning Man event / Katherine K. Chen.

Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 240 p., [12] p. of plates : $b ill. ; $c 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the perils of under- and overorganizing -- Context: the development of the Burning Man event and organization -- Reflexive organizing: incorporating suggestions and criticisms -- Radical inclusion: attracting and placing members -- No spectators: motivating members to contribute -- Managing relations in the pursuit of legitimacy -- Conclusion: sustaining creative chaos -- Appendix 1. Ethnography and qualitative research -- Appendix 2. Interview protocols.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Black Rock City, LLC -- Management.
Burning Man (Festival) -- Management.
Art festivals -- Nevada -- Management.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226102375 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226102382 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226102378 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226102386 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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